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The Boy's Body Guide
The Boy's Body Guide

The Boy's Body Guide

A Health and Hygiene Book for Boys 8 and Older

Grades 4–7, Ages 9–12

JUVENILE NONFICTION

96 Pages, 7 x 10

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $10.95 (US $10.95) (CA $11.95)

Publication Date: July 2009

ISBN 9780979321924

Rights: US & CA

Boy's & Girl's Guide Books (Jul 2009)
Boy's Guide Books

Price: $10.95
 
 

Overview

The Boy’s Body Guide is a health and hygiene handbook for boys ages 8 and older. Written in easy-to-understand language, this pediatrician-recommended guide is packed with helpful body care and health advice. It answers a young man’s questions about his body from the top to the bottom and everything in between. There is practical information and tips on dealing with important day-to-day topics, like acne, sunburns, athlete’s foot, eating right, and staying fit. There is straightforward talk on sensitive hard-to-discuss subjects, likepuberty, wet dreams, and bedwetting. And, there is no-nonsense advice on smoking, alcohol, and drugs. This guide is a valuable source of information for young men as they grow and take responsibility for the care and health of their bodies.

Author Biography

Frank Hawkins, author and publisher, is passionate about helping young people grow up wise and strong. It’s no surprise, then, that he co-founded Boy’s Guide Books, LLC in 2007 to do just that. What started out as a single book Frank wrote for his son has turned into a popular and respected series of “how-to” books trusted and used by thousands of young men whenever they want to know about health, hygiene, fitness, and making the right decisions about everything from money to girls. Boy’s Guide Books – Inspire, Motivate, Contribute. Greta L.B Laube, M.D., is a board certified pediatrician and Fellow with the American Academy of Pediatrics. Along with authoring health and hygiene books for young men, Dr. Laube divides her time between caring for her young patients and being a mother to her 4 children. She lives in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.